Warehouse Lead

Rochester, NY, US

Warehouse Lead


Come join the team

Is helping the customer your strong suit? Do you like to stay busy and work with a great team? If sitting at a desk is not your thing, don't worry - you’ll get plenty of variety at this job! In addition, you’ll enjoy competitive pay and comprehensive benefits. Energetic, organized, detail-oriented individuals do well in this role.


What will I be doing?

As a full-time Warehouse Lead, you’ll ensure smooth operation of our warehouse by performing material inspections, filling orders and loading/unloading vehicles. 


What to Expect:

  • · Competitive Pay
  • · Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • · 401k Savings plan with company match
  • · Potential for Overtime
  • · Paid Time Off Plus Holidays
  • · Potential for training and certifications on an as needed basis


What does my day to day look like?

  • Fill orders quickly and accurately
  • Notify Purchasing and Sales when orders can’t be filled and/or when inventory levels appear low
  • Initial Pick Tickets as orders are loaded and then ensure secondary verification
  • Call customers in a professional and timely manner
  • Inspect condition and quantity of received materials before placing them in the warehouse
  • Properly place received materials in correct bin locations
  • Communicate deviations with the Receiving Coordinator (in advance) to facilitate proper changes in the inventory control system
  • Label and store all non-stock items
  • Complete cycle counts and inventory checks in a timely and accurate manner
  • Load and unload vehicles in a safe and professional manner
  • Verify product descriptions, condition, amounts, and nomenclature
  • Reconcile printed tickets to stock
  • Accurately complete paperwork (Pick Tickets, Inventory Count Sheets, etc.)
  • Moving materials in yard and warehouse as needed
  • Maintain cleanliness and neatness of warehouse
  • Lead by example, and adhere to and understand safety policies and regulations
  • Perform other duties as assigned


What are the requirements?

  • Ability to drive a forklift
  • Experience working directly with the customer
  • Ability to communicate with co-workers, vendors, and customers (both written and verbal)
  • Must be able to work both indoors and outdoors under adverse weather conditions
  • Ability to handle all types of building products
  • Ability to lift 75+ lbs. repeatedly throughout the day
  • Previous team lead or supervisory experience 
  • Our ideal candidate will put safety first at all times and always wear appropriate PPE



  • Previous warehouse and inventory control experience
  • Experience with building materials
  • Experience using forklift to load/unload trucks 


Beacon's competitive advantage is our people and our value proposition is the differentiator. 

-— Christopher Harrison
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer 

Nearest Major Market: Rochester